They are so cool
Their Insta-perfect faces, poses, frames
What is it with my life that sucks so bad, I couldn't be one of them?
They alienate me like an aching tooth
What lies behind the lens, those filters, subtext?
send me digital to the hoodlums, unventured spaces, places, undiscovered
I want to be as pristine as clear waterfall where I can be alone
and restore my thoughts, soul to full gauge, miracle, throttle
and be like manta rays
honeycombs, honey tooth, a thumb in the earth
How many bottles till I'm sober? I keep asking
There's so much pressure for someone in their twenties ...Read more
Ace was keeping score
His friends didn't know it, but he was keeping score
He doesn't know himself, doesn't know his loved ones
Doesn't get to know the world revolving around him when he's parked
He's the getaway vehicle to the getaway beach
Left on the street overlooking the ocean and the sun
Distanced from all the joyous commotions
between him and his peers, the embracing warmth of the sand
As Bethany and Brent and Brenda smile and sip in margaritas
He's the odd fourth wheel in a group of strong personalities
Him, the quiet
Him, the weakest
Him, the one who makes sentimental ca ...Read more
not to be policed,
but to have fun with as one lives
– Life In the Infinite Foreword
A collection of all the prose and poems I've decided to announce ahead of schedule and/or publish. Works ongoing.
Life In The Infinite
Release date: August 2017
Life In The Infinite is my very first free verse poetry collection. It deals with the basics of human emotion, existentialism, ageing, self-destruction, identity, and mid-life crises. It shifts voices from content to content.
Infinite is available to download and purchase on Amazon Kind ...Read more
Anarchy of the mind.
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